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Informatics For Patient-centered Care

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This course examines electronic modalities that assist in patient-centered health care management. Topics include informatics, automation of data management, and evaluation of information systems. A key focus is the relationship between technology in health care delivery and patient safety.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Health Information Systems

    • Explain how the informatics and technological needs of a health care organization are determined.
    • Identify information systems used in the health care setting.
    • Explain the effect of regulatory, legal, and ethical issues in the nurse’s use of data and health information systems.

    Health Care Technology Assessment and Selection

    • Select a specific health care technology resource appropriate for the given requirements of a population and facility.
    • Identify considerations regarding health care technology implementation and maintenance.
    • Compare similar health care technologies.

    Future Trends

    • Explore the future of informatics.

    Role of Technology and Informatics in Nursing

    • Identify basic computer, software, and informatics terms and concepts.
    • Describe how nurses manage health care information.
    • Describe the nurse’s role in the use of informatics and technology.
    • Explain the strategic planning process.

    Nurse Leaders' Use of Technology

    • Determine selection criteria for evaluating informatics and technology systems.
    • Describe how nurse leaders use technology to make health care decisions.
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